The highly anticipated new novel and debut US publication from the legendary Jamaican author of The Lunatic and The Duppy.
Featured: Black Interest
The death of a Jamaican man’s father raises questions about the father’s political endeavors, and about the plight of 1980s Jamaica.
A groundbreaking, hilarious novel about two elder gay Caribbean men coming to terms with being closeted in a changing world.
Sterling Watson (The Committee) reads alongside Ann Hood (Providence Noir) at the 2020 Writers in Paradise Conference. Free and open to the public!
Michael Zadoorian (Beautiful Music) in conversation with Luke Geddes for the release of his novel, Heart of Junk.
News & Features
Akashic Books is pleased to announce LyricPop, A New Picture Book Series Presenting Your Favorite Song Lyrics, Launching in June 2020
- “A Face in the Crowd” by B.L. Conradis
- “Ride-Along” by Ron Riekki
- A TALL HISTORY OF SUGAR Is One of Vanity Fair‘s Best of 2019!
- “The Catch” by Kavita Ganness
Ben Orki’s new novel The Freedom Artist is receiving fantastic advance praise!
- Ryan O’Callaghan on CBS This Morning with Gayle King!
- A TALL HISTORY OF SUGAR Receives Glowing NEW YORK TIMES Review!
- “A Publishing Factory Grows in Brooklyn”
- Akashic Noir Series featured in CHESTNUT HILL LOCAL